Dec 31, 2012 12:00pm PST
450.900. >>> negotiations are going on right now in washington to avoid the so-called fiscal cliff. the president and lawmakers have just hours left to reach an agreement before the midnight deadline. tonight on ktvu channel 2 news at 5:00, a live report from washington and a look at the impact these last-minute talks are having today. >>> again, thank you for trusting ktvu channel 2 news. we'll see you the next time news breaks. also, we're always here for you at ktvu.com and mobile ktvu.com. have a good afternoon.
Dec 27, 2012 12:00pm PST
million dollar project. >>> well, the fiscal cliff deadline not having a positive effect on the markets as we take a look at the numbers for you plus video of an aquarium full of sharks bursting at a mall in shanghai. >>> all right, there is a live look at your big board this morning, the dow is down only about 32 points, stocks moving up and down as this fiscal crisis continues, the markets dipped this morning after senate majority leader harry reid said a deal may not be reached, they recovered after the house announced they will reconvene, expect more of that because of that. >>> this morning the labor department reported a better than expected report on the number of jobless claims, 350,000 people filed for first time unemployment benefits last week, down 12,000 from the week br. but the decline may be exaggerated by the christmas holiday because government offices were closed monday and tuesday. >>> 16 people were injured after a shark filled aquarium burst at a 1407ing mall u in shanghai, check out this video, there it goes, it captured the moment when that 33 tonya aquarium shattered, it burst without warning last week, sending glass and fishing flying into that crowd, several bystanders suffered cuts and bruise
Dec 28, 2012 12:00pm PST
appears that concern over the fiscal cliff is really weighing heavily on the minds of investors so obviously keeping the markets down there. >>> all right. we have some breaking news. authorities in new york state have arrested a 24-year-old woman in connection with the shooting deaths monday of two volunteer firefighters. dawn ngyuen faces a state charge of filing a false business record. authorities that is connected to the purchase of two weapons william spengler he had with him when he shot them and his self. his brother said his sister's next door neighbor stole the guns from her. >>> the brawl that caused panic inside a mall likely led to a significant loss in post christmas sales for businesses. people ran from the exits at the mall wednesday when they heard a noise that sounded like gunshots, no shots were fired but there was a brawl. police arrested three people and the commotion led to a lock- down and likely kept thousands of post christmas shoppers out of the mall. there is no estimate yet on ham how much money they lost but spirits tell the bee it is likely a significant amount. [ singing ] ♪ [ music ] >> powered by people wh
Dec 26, 2012 12:00pm PST
market. q . >>>dow down, weakness on the retail sector and worries over the fiscal cliff keeping low. s and p and nasdaq also in the red. >>> today's price report shows average home prices up more than 4% in the 20 largest markets, prices here in the san francisco bay area are up even more. prices jumped 8.9% in october compared to the same time the year before. they increased .7% froms. that bucked the national trend where values dipped compared to september. >>> today on the news at five the latest on that body found in santa rosa, also the weather remaining an issue for parts of the bay area though the storms have moved out. and a look at the trouble spots and in the sierra where a storm warning is in effect for the rest of the day and there are concerns up there about some avalanches. thank you for trusting us. we will see you the next time news breaks, also always here at ktvu.com and mobile ktvu. have a great afternoon everybody. [ female announcer ] now get high speed internet at home on our newly expanded advanced digital network, a connection you can count on. introdu